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Information Management Methods and Tools (I240)


Type: Virtual classroom
Duration: 07:30 hours
Status: Active

In today's digital workplace, information has become a strategic asset that must be safeguarded and managed properly. This course provides a practical guide to the information management (IM) methods, tools and activities that support an effective departmental IM program. Participants will learn how to use a function-based classification structure, establish retention specifications and follow the proper process for disposing of information resources.

Topics include:

  • applying function-based methodologies
  • documenting practices and procedures
  • developing retention specifications to facilitate the disposition process


Information Management: Supporting Programs and Services (I230) is a prerequisite for this course.


This course is divided into three 2.5-hour sessions scheduled over a one-week period.

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More about this course
  • Topics: Information management
  • Community: Functional specialists
  • Audience: Information management specialists
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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List of available offerings for course I240
September 27, 2021Information Management Methods and Tools (I240)Virtual classroomVirtual EST / Virtuelle HNEEnglish
November 17, 2021Information Management Methods and Tools (I240)Virtual classroomVirtual EST / Virtuelle HNEFrench


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